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2002 Calendar of Events

Event listings are available in two formats. For a chronological listing, please select the All tab below. For a traditional calendar view, select any of the monthly tabs below.

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  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

All Arboretum events listed in chronological order for all of 2002. Click on the links to read the details for the events.

January

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Horticultural Gems of the California Coast ... and the Search for Padre Junipero Serra"
Bob Lyons, Ph.D.
January 24, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Conifers and Deciduous Plants with Winter Style"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
January 30, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

February

A Walk in the Winter Garden
February 3, 2002 (Sunday) – 2:00 PM–5:00 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"In Search of ... 2002"
Tony Avent, Plant Delights Nursery, Inc. & Juniper Level Botanic Garden
February 7, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Cukoo for Conifers"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
February 19, 2002 (Tuesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

March

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Georgian Plants and Scenery"
Marina Mosulishvili, Ph.D.
March 1, 2002 (Friday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
March 10, 2002 (Sunday)—March 15, 2002 (Friday)

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Rooftop Gardening"
Chuck Friedrich, Carolina Stalite Company
March 21, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Open Day at the Joslin Garden
March 24, 2002 (Sunday) – 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"March Madness"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
March 27, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

April

Pi Alpha Xi Annual Plant Sale
April 13, 2002 (Saturday) – 8:00 AM–4:00 PM
April 14, 2002 (Sunday) – 10:00 AM–3:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
Rescheduled to April 25
"Anything But Magnolias"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
April 18, 2002 (Thursday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"The Exciting World of Magnolias"
Pat McCracken, McCracken's Nursery
April 18, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Anything But Magnolias"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
April 25, 2002 (Thursday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM – Note the change in date

May

Gala in the Garden
May 5, 2002 (Sunday) – 3:00 PM–6:00 PM

News & Observer Birdhouse Competition at the JCRA
Sponsored by the News & Observer and the JC Raulston Arboretum
May 11, 2002 (Saturday) – 11:00 AM–5:00 PM
May 12, 2002 (Sunday) – 12:00 PM–5:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Anything But Green"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
May 22, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

Photography Lecture
"Horticultural Photography ... Exposed"
Bob Lyons, Director
May 31, 2002 (Friday) – 7:00 PM–10:00 PM

June

Photography Workshop
Registration Closed —Wait List Started
"Horticultural Photography ... Exposed"
Bob Lyons, Director
June 1, 2002 (Saturday) – 9:00 AM–4:00 PM
June 8, 2002 (Saturday) – 9:00 PM–12:00 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"More 'Round the World Travels"
Todd Lasseigne, JCRA Assistant Director
June 20, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Exploring the JCRA Perennial Border"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
June 27, 2002 (Thursday) – 5:30 PM–7:00 PM

July

Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
July 13, 2002 (Saturday)–July 23, 2002 (Tuesday)

Plantsmen's Tour
"Mighty Oaks for Raleigh, the City of Oaks"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
July 25, 2002 (Thursday) – 5:30 PM–7:00 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
Cosponsored with the International Aroid Society
"Aroid Thrills and Tropical Frills—:Tropical Plants for Temperate Gardens"
John Banta
July 27, 2002 (Saturday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM – Plant Auction to Follow Lecture

August

Plantsmen's Tour
"Returning to the Re-Opened West Arboretum"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
August 28, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

September

Plantsmen's Tour
"Future Gardens Around the Ruby C. McSwain Education Center"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
September 18, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

Ruby C. McSwain Education Center Dedication Member's Preview
September 20, 2002 (Friday) – 5:30 PM–9:00 PM

Ruby C. McSwain Education Center Dedication
September 21, 2002 (Saturday) – 9:00 AM–12:00 PM

"Moonlight" in the Garden
September 28, 2001 (Friday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM
September 29, 2001 (Saturday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

October

Pi Alpha Xi Fall Plant Sale
October 5, 2002 (Saturday) – 8:00 AM–4:00 PM
October 6, 2002 (Sunday) – 10:00 AM–3:00 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
Todd Lasseigne, JCRA Assistant Director
October 11, 2002 (Friday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Annual Plant Distribution
October 12, 2002 (Saturday) – 9:00 AM–9:15 AM – Arrive Earlier to Check In

Planned Giving Workshop
October 23, 2002 (Wednesday) – 10:00 AM–2:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Behind the Scenes at the JCRA"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
October 23, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

November

Plantsmen's Tour
"In Search of the Great Plant Hunters"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
November 20, 2002 (Wednesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Exploration in Far Away Places: Education by Discovery"
Bryce Lane, NCSU, Department of Horticultural Science Instructor and Undergraduate Coordinator & Stu Warren, NCSU, Department of Horticultural Science Professor
November 21, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

December

Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"California Coast Excursions Part II - The Gardens & Arboreta of the San Francisco Bay Area"
Bob Lyons, JCRA Director
December 12, 2002 (Thursday) – 7:30 PM–9:00 PM

Plantsmen's Tour
"Wintergreen Plants"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
December 17, 2002 (Tuesday) – 1:00 PM–2:30 PM

January 2002

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Horticultural Gems of the California Coast ... and the Search for Padre Junipero Serra"
Bob Lyons, Ph.D.
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Conifers and Deciduous Plants with Winter Style"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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February 2002

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A Walk in the Winter Garden
2:00 PM-5:00 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"In Search of ... 2002"
Tony Avent, Plant Delights Nursery, Inc. & Juniper Level Botanic Garden
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Cukoo for Conifers"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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March 2002

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Georgian Plants and Scenery"
Marina Mosulishvili, Ph.D.
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Travel
"Gardens, Museums, and American Castles of Southern California"
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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Rooftop Gardening"
Chuck Friedrich, Carolina Stalite Company
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Open Day at the Joslin Garden
10:00 AM-5:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"March Madness"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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April 2002

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Pi Alpha Xi Annual Plant Sale
8:00 AM-4:00 PM

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Pi Alpha Xi Annual Plant Sale
10:00 AM-3:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
Rescheduled to April 25
"Anything But Magnolias"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM


Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"The Exciting World of Magnolias"
Pat McCracken, McCracken's Nursery
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Anything But Magnolias"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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May 2002

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Gala in the Garden
3:00 PM-6:00 PM

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News & Observer Birdhouse Competition at the JCRA
Sponsored by the News & Observer and the JC Raulston Arboretum
11:00 AM-5:00 PM

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News & Observer Birdhouse Competition at the JCRA
Sponsored by the News & Observer and the JC Raulston Arboretum
12:00 PM-5:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Anything But Green"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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Photography Lecture
"Horticultural Photography ... Exposed"
Bob Lyons, Director
7:00 PM-10:00 PM

June 2002

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Photography Workshop
Registration Closed —Wait List Started
"Horticultural Photography ... Exposed"
Bob Lyons, Director
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

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Photography Workshop
Registration Closed —Wait List Started
"Horticultural Photography ... Exposed"
Bob Lyons, Director
9:00 PM-12:00 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"More 'Round the World Travels"
Todd Lasseigne, JCRA Assistant Director
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Exploring the JCRA Perennial Border"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
5:30 PM-7:00 PM

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July 2002

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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Travel
"Pacific Northwest Adventureland"
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Plantsmen's Tour
"Mighty Oaks for Raleigh, the City of Oaks"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
5:30 PM-7:00 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
Cosponsored with the International Aroid Society
"Aroid Thrills and Tropical Frills—:Tropical Plants for Temperate Gardens"
John Banta
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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August 2002

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Returning to the Re-Opened West Arboretum"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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September 2002

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Future Gardens Around the Ruby C. McSwain Education Center"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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Ruby C. McSwain Education Center Dedication Member's Preview
5:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Ruby C. McSwain Education Center Dedication
9:00 AM-12:00 PM

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October 2002

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Pi Alpha Xi Fall Plant Sale
8:00 AM-4:00 PM

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Pi Alpha Xi Fall Plant Sale
10:00 AM-3:00 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
Todd Lasseigne, JCRA Assistant Director


7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Annual Plant Distribution
9:00 AM-9:15 AM

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Planned Giving Workshop
10:00 AM-2:00 PM


Plantsmen's Tour
"Behind the Scenes at the JCRA"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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November 2002

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Plantsmen's Tour
"In Search of the Great Plant Hunters"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"Exploration in Far Away Places: Education by Discovery"
Bryce Lane, NCSU, Department of Horticultural Science Instructor and Undergraduate Coordinator & Stu Warren, NCSU, Department of Horticultural Science Professor
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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December 2002

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Friends of the Arboretum Lecture
"California Coast Excursions Part II - The Gardens & Arboreta of the San Francisco Bay Area"
Bob Lyons, JCRA Director
7:30 PM-9:00 PM

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Plantsmen's Tour
"Wintergreen Plants"
Todd Lasseigne, Assistant Director
1:00 PM-2:30 PM

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